Satiety

Sa*ti"e*ty

(?), n. [L. satietas, from satis, sat, enough: cf. F. satit.] The state of being satiated or glutted; fullness of gratification, either of the appetite or of any sensual desire; fullness beyond desire; an excess of gratification which excites wearisomeness or loathing; repletion; satiation.
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In all pleasures there is satiety.
Hakewill.
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But thy words, with grace divine
Imbued, bring to their sweetness no satiety.
Milton.
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Syn. -- Repletion; satiation; surfeit; cloyment.
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